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Climbing: Training For Peak Performance

by Clyde Soles

"Whatever your talent, experience, and ambition, if you climb you would do well to read Clyde Soles' training manual. This book will allow you to pull down harder, last longer, and have more fun while you're...


Big Wall Climbing: Elite Technique

by Jared Ogden

* Skills and strategies unique to big walls-illustrated in full color

* Includes modern speed and free climbing tactics that have revolutionized wall climbing

* Key training exercises (practiced near the ground)...


Camp 4: Recollections of a Yosemite Rockclimber

by Steve Roper

* Includes stories of such greats as Royal Robbins, Yvon Chouinard, Allen Steck, and Warren Harding

* Captures the raucous, outrageous, innovative spirit of climbing in Yosemie during this period

* Portrays...


Cross Country Skiing: Building Skills For Fun and Fitness

by Steve Hindman

· Technique demonstrated in step-by-step photos

· Special learning activities reinforce instruction

· Sidebars for trouble-shooting common problems and matching technique to terrain and snow conditions

·...


Alpine Climbing: Techniques to Take You Higher

by Kathy Cosley & Mark Houston

* For climbers who know the basics and are ready to venture higher

* Written by longtime guides and climbing instructors certified by the American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA)

* Teaches situational thinking...


Backcountry Skiing

by Martin Volken

* For intermediate-to-advanced backcountry skiers * Includes safety, navigation, nutrition and fitness information, in addition to techniques *Provides advice on how to make well-informed decisions Martin Volken...


Backcountry Bear Basics: The Definitive Guide to Avoiding Unpleasant Encounters, 2nd Edition

by Dave Smith

* Practical strategies for avoiding dangerous bear encounters

* Debunks commonly held myths about people and bears

* Provides tested strategies to help you avoid conflict with black bears and grizzlies

Bear...


Rock Climbing Anchors: A Comprehensive Guide

by Craig Luebben

"Climbing anchors allow climbers to safely defy gravity. Solid anchors and proper rope techniques can prevent a fall from turning into a catastrophe, while bad anchors are an accident waiting to happen," says...


Strange and Dangerous Dreams: The Fine Line Between Adventure and Madness

by Geoff Powter

* Explores the darker psychological drama behind the exploits of eleven adventurers, famous and lesser-known

* Written by a practicing clinical psychologist

* Accounts include heretofore unpublished information...


Best Hikes with Dogs Southern California

by Allen Riedel

* Guidebook to more than 60 dog-suitable trails, accessible from metro areas including Los Angeles, Palm Springs, San Diego, and Santa Barbara

* Most trails are lightly traveled; off-leash permitted on nearly...


The Outdoor Knots Book

by Clyde Soles

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A KNOT SAMPLER FROM THE CHAPTER ON "KNOTS FOR HIKING & CAMPING"

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* Guidelines for selecting the...


Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your Way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter, & GPS, 2nd Ed.

by Bob Burns & Mike Burns

* GPS chapter completely updated to reflect newer models and features of GPS receivers now available

* Expanded to include a section on routefinding on glaciers, along with additional information on changing...


Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue: Second Edition

by Andy Selters

  • Includes expanded and updated information on technical improvements and safety
  • New sidebars provide extra lessons on techniques presented
  • Larger format with more photographs
Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue...


Climbing Self Rescue: Improvising Solutions For Serious Situations

by Andy Tyson & Molly Loomis

* Self-rescue procedures for teams of two-the most common climbing party size

* Techniques equally effective on rock, snow, and ice

* Utilizes gear climbers already carry in their rack

* Includes 40 one-page...


Cascade Alpine Guide Volume 2: Stevens Pass To Rainy Pass

by Fred Beckey

* Cascades climbing routes -- the guidebooks relied on for more than 25 years

* Northwest climbing legend Fred Beckey has summited and explored hundreds of Cascade peaks

* Handdraw maps and photos with route...


Mountaineering First Aid: A Guide to Accident Response and First Aid Care, 5th Ed.

by Jan D. Carline, Martha J. Lentz & Steven C. Macdonald

* Meets the current standards of first aid care by the American Red Cross and the Wilderness Medical Society

* Updated figures and drawings that illustrate essential first aid skills

* Includes quick-reference...


Biking Puget Sound: 50 Rides from Olympia to the San Juans

by Bill Thorness

* Bike routes rated from easy to difficult, between 10 and 50+ miles round-trip

* The start of most rides are within an hour's drive of Seattle

* Handy "At A Glance" chart compares bike routes by features,...


100 Classic Hikes in Colorado, 3rd Edition

by Scott S. Warren

* full color, with lush trail maps

* Coffee-table quality makes it a great gift for Colorado outdoor enthusiasts

* These are the "classic" hikes to Colorado's most cherished landscapes and trails

Colorado's...


Tecate Journals: Seventy Days on the Rio Grande

by Keith Bowden

* More than a man-against-nature adventure-the author floats us along the border of political furor, cultural limbo, and dangerous human encounters

*Touches on environmental issues, adrenalin-spiked action,...


Walking The Gobi: A 1600 Mile Trek Across a Desert of Hope and Despair

by Helen Thayer

* The ultimate Baby Boomer adventure story!

* The author is an icon among American women adventurers

* By the bestselling author of Polar Dream

At the age of 63, Helen Thayer fulfilled her lifelong dream of...